Parliament extends state of emergency


Spain’s parliament approved the extension of the state of emergency on Wednesday for another two weeks meaning it will run until midnight on Saturday, May 9.

In a speech to the House of Deputies, Prime Minister Pedro Sánchez outlined the reasons for the continuation of the emergency measures.

Costa Blanca News will print extracts of his speech so readers can have a better understanding of how the government is going to move forward in the coming months.

Full report in tomorrow’s Costa Blanca News – available in supermarkets, tobacconists/newspaper shops and online at

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